Dr. Dena Plemmons is the Director of the Research Ethics Education Program at the University of California, Riverside. Her interests are in research on research integrity and curriculum development for integrity and leadership. She has consistently been funded, as PI and Co-PI, through NIH, NSF, and ORI for her research and curriculum development in research ethics, and investigations into common and best practices in areas of scientific practice, both nationally and internationally. She serves on the Executive Board of the Association for Practical and Professional Ethics, and is the Editor in Chief of the Springer Nature journal Science and Engineering Ethics. She is an expert consultant to the National Center for Principled Leadership and Research Ethics, and in that capacity works on STEM-focused professional development programs.